The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) is the not-for-profit organisation responsible for training emergency physicians and advancement of professional standards in emergency medicine in Australia and New Zealand. As the peak professional organisation for emergency medicine in Australasia, ACEM has a significant interest in ensuring the highest standards of medical care for patients are maintained in emergency departments across Australia and New Zealand.
ACEM is dedicated to improving the quality of EM care delivered in Australasia. Here you can find out more about our constitution, the Strategic Plan, our history and prizes and honours in emergency medicine.
Featuring information on the ACEM Board, Council of Education and Council of Advocacy Practice and Partnerships, plus committees and the College organisational structure.
State and Territory Faculties throughout Australasia target local issues and strive to raise awareness of emergency medicine care on behalf of their communities.
ACEM hosts several events including the Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM), the biennial Winter Symposium and Faculty Scientific Meetings.
Looking for other events? Check out the College Calendar
Special Interest Groups
ACEM Fellows and trainees are passionately engaged in developing emergency medicine care across a range of specialised areas.
Programs & Projects
ACEM is engaged in major initiatives including the complete revision of the Emergency Medicine Specialist Training program and a number of projects designed to improve member access to high quality training and resources.
Stories about emergency medicine and the people who work in it.
Management & Operations
Development of ACEM is managed by a dedicated, professional team working across a range of departments.
The ACEM Foundation oversees the different philanthropic endeavours undertaken by the College.